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Bradycardia

Bradycardia

(Science: clinical sign) a slowness of the heart beat, as evidenced by slowing of the pulse Rate to less than 60 beats per minute.

Origin: gr. Kardia = heart


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... may take over the action of the SA node. The EKG may show which of the following? A. Artial systole B. Ventricular diastole C. Ventricular bradycardia D. Ventricular fibrillation If there is a block of the electrical current at the AV node, this abnormality would show up as which of the ...

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